World Holstein Friesian Federation
The objective of the Federation is to improve, develop and promote the Holstein Breed
WHFF News Updated 19/2/20
WHFF 15th General Assembly will be held on the 27th March 2020 at 14.00 in Montreux - more details to follow soon
2020 Type Harmonisation Report and Recommendations now available in the Documents Section
WHFF Council Statement on Gene Editing and the labelling of their products - view here
2018 WHFF Annual Statistics- updated 12/09/19 (this will download an excel file onto your computer)
August 2019 Newsletter

15th World Holstein Friesian Federation Conference will be held from the 22nd to the 28th March 2020 in Montreux Switzerland.

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2019 European Championship Show in Libramont, Belgium

Results, videos and more on web site in English and French

WHFF Report of the 13th WHFF World Classifiers Workshop in Shifnal, UK on the 9 / 11 September 2018 here

Past Presidents, Vice Presidents and Secretary Generals can be viewed here
EHRC Conference Budapest, Hungary September 2017  - Papers can be viewed here
Classifiers Workshop in Mexico EN / ES

WHFF Standardize Labelling of Genetic Trait Coding 2016

Press release July 2016 in English and Spanish

14th World Holstein Friesian Federation General Assembly Minutes and Presentations are now available in the Members Section
14th World Holstein Friesian Federation Conference documents now available here



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National Holstein champions
Annual statistics reports
Genetic traits and carrier codes
Pedigree certificates explained
Type harmonisation
Linear type diagrams
Holstein breeding and the environment

EHRC - European Holstein and Red Holstein Confederation